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How effective is Lyrica for Herpes zoster?
Overall ratings: 2.9/5
Long term ratings: 4.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Lyrica (pregabalin) is for Herpes zoster. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 25 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lyrica
Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,503 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Herpes zoster (latest reports from 116,638 patients) can be treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Lyrica, Valacyclovir, Valacyclovir Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 2, 2014: 25 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Herpes zoster
Lyrica effectiveness for Herpes zoster (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :
|Herpes zoster||68.00%||32.00% |
Age of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :
|Herpes zoster||0.00%||0.00%||4.00%||0.00%||0.00%||36.00%||16.00%||44.00% |
Who find Lyrica more effective for Herpes zoster?
Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :
|Herpes zoster||88.89%||11.11% |
Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :
|Herpes zoster||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||22.22%||44.44% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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After taking these two drugs I am having severe hair loss. I am taking these
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